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Nushofarin Noziri

Nushofarin works for the International Organisation for Migration IOM) in Tajikistan. In 2013, she graduated from the Herbert H. Lehman College in New York in Business Administration with a specialisation in finance. In 2016, she earned a MA in Gender and International Relations from the University of Bristol as a Chevening scholar, sponsored by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. In 2014, Nushofarin joined the Migrant Assistance Unit of IOM. Prior to that, she interned for Congressman Engel, and worked for American Councils in Tajikistan. In her work at IOM, she focused on labour migration, countering human trafficking and preventing violent extremism.

North, West, home best. Tajik labour migration and EU development cooperation

Migration is an integral part of Tajikistan’s society, economy, and politics. It is estimated that one million Tajik nationals entered Russia as labour migrants in 2017, with remittances amounting...